The processor manufacturer Intel buys the company Rivet Networks. This writes Intel in a press release from Wednesday. Rivet Networks is mainly known for the killer NICS (Network Interface Card), so for network cards that are specifically interesting for gamers.
"The main products of RIVET Networks will insert into the wide PC-WLAN portfolio of Intel, including the Killer brand", Write Chris Walker on the Intel website. He is a manager of the Mobile Client Platforms Group at Intel.
Also interesting rivets software for Intel
It does not just seem Intel to go the hardware of the now former competitor, RIVet Networks also provides software that prioritizes traffic. "Since we add Rivet Networks’ software, we will license your software to customers and develop new solutions to improve the PC connection", Write Chris Walker.